GLOBAL SILICON SNAPSHOT: Chinese exporters cut offers on fierce competition; European prices under pressure

Key data from the pricing sessions in London and Shanghai in the week ended Friday March 29.

Key drivers

Some suppliers cut their offers for grade 553 silicon to stimulate sales interest after subdued demand abroad combined with fierce competition from off-grade materials. Tighter supply for grade 553 could cap the decline; some southern Chinese refiners have not resumed their operations due to low profit margins. Key...


Cristina Belda

Huaqing Fu

April 01, 2019

16:42 GMT

London, Shanghai